This Meetup was canceled.
Join Master-Craftsman Hayk Oltaci, for a day-long workshop on January 21, 2017, at the Ararat-Eskijian Museum, Mission Hills, California. Learn the art of rug weaving and discover the ancient art of rug making!
When: January 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: 15105 Mission Hills Rd, Mission Hills, CA 91345
Visit ARARAT-ESKIJIAN MUSEUM (http://ararat-eskijian-museum.com/contact/)
Cost: $245.00/per person (includes the instructions and materials).
You will learn the ABCs of vertical rug weaving, including terms such as warp and weft, techniques such as knotting and the basics of design. You will discover how to weave a rug in your own design. You will actually practice the art of rug making by weaving a small rug of your own using the loom and materials provided to each participant. This is an exciting opportunity to learn how rugs have been made for thousands of years from an experienced teacher who will carefully guide you at every stage.
Enjoy traditional music and tea while learning how to weave a traditional rug on your own loom! Everyone leaves with their own mini rug. All materials and supplies are provided.
Limited seating, reservations required. (10 people per session).
For more information about the classes or our ultimate expert service in hand cleaning and repair of your rugs, please contact Hayko at (212)[masked] or (212)[masked]); or Ararat-Eskijian Museum (747)[masked]